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tranny1

[tran-ee] /ˈtræn i/
noun, plural trannies. Slang.
1.
a vehicle's transmission.
Origin of tranny1
1975-1980
1975-80; by shortening and alteration

tranny2

or trannie

[tran-ee] /ˈtræn i/
noun, plural trannies. Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
1.
a contemptuous term used to refer to a transvestite, a transsexual, or a transgender person.
Origin
1960-65; by shortening and alteration
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trannie

noun

  1. A transvestite or transgendered person; cross-dresser, tv: A slicked-back platinumed, pirouetting trannie takes over the dance floor (1983+)
  2. An automobile transmission
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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